About Clarens Eddies

Eddies guest house at night

Welcome to Clarens Accommodation in the heart of the Free State.

Clarens South Africa has many fantastic places to stay for a day a week or an entire holiday. Clarens has great hotels, bed & breakfast, and guest houses but Clarens Eddies offers the best value for your money in town.Book a room at affordable prices for style and comfortable accommodation in Clarens with great mountain views and many activities at Clarens Eddies self catering guest house !

Clarens Eddie’s guest house accommodation is central to the many art galleries, restaurants, pubs and interesting shops in Clarens and is only a few minutes walk away from the centre of town.

Clarens is known as the Jewel of the freestate and its the perfect location close to a range of activities and attractions including Katse dam, Golden Gate, Afri-ski, Mont -aux- sources, Leshoto and much more.

From Clarens Eddies accommodation guests are able to view the many atmospheres found in the surrounding mountains. Atmospheres caused by thunderstorms, rain, veldfires, mist, full moon, sunset and sunrise. It is not only the external environment that will appeal to you, but also the Eddies art gallery and the different artist’s paintings which are exhibited in all the units!

Checkout some great Testimonials on our award winning Clarens Self Catering Accommodation situated in Clarens South Africa.


Clarens Eddies Self catering/b&b is owned by Dawn Trevelyan. The building of the Clarens Eddies Guest House in Clarens started in 1999 and was completed in 2006.


The management strategy for Clarens Eddies Self catering/b&b offers guests:

  • affordable style and comfort
  • accommodation with a great mountain view
  • connecting guests with lots of activities
  • low rates and specials
  • accommodation where high standards are kept and maintained
  • hospitality. The Eddies team are famous for being friendly and helpful!


Clarens Eddies Self catering/b&b offers 5 self catering units named Santa, June, Ada, Ann and Anki. The units Santa, Ada and Ann each sleep 2. The unit June sleeps 4 and and the unit Anki sleeps 6-7. In total Eddies sleep 16-17 guests.


  • Off road parking on a devils fork fenced Guest house premises with a closed/locked gate.
  • Each unit has a private entrance with no sharing of any facilities
  • Braai facilities
  • Towels, electric blanket, linen, duvet and warm blanket
  • TV with 9DSTV sports,    MNet, SABC and many other DSTV channels. The unit Santa, Ada and Ann each has one TV.   The units June and Anki each have two TV’s. Each TV has own decoder.
  • Garden table and chairs
  • Umbrella
  • Heaters. Fire places in June, Santa and Anki .
  • June, Santa and Anki kitchens equipped with stove with an oven, microwave, fridge with freezer, cooking pots, kettle and toaster, outside braai facility, cooking and eating utensils
  • Ada and Ann kitchenettes equipped with electric frying pan, microwave and bar fridge with small freezer, kettle and toaster, outside braai facility and limited cooking and eating utensils. Ada and Ann have no stoves.


  • Breakfast and meals which can be arranged at nearby restaurants. The Lake Clarens Guest House is five minutes walk to many restaurants.
  • Laundry service on the premises
  • Guided mountain walks outside Clarens village
  • Daily servicing of the units. We make your bed, clean the unit, fireplace and braai and wash your dishes.   We daily supply you with clean towels and fill up the coffee, tea, sugar and powder milk.  We also supply you with toilet paper.
  • Firewood


  • CLARENS EDDIES SELFCATERING OR B&B is situated in the Clarens village in a tarred road
  • Eddies is a few minutes’ walk to Clarens town where you will find many restaurants, curio shops and art galleries
  • CLARENS EDDIES SELFCATERING OR B&B is ten minutes walk to a mountain with water streams and walking trails situated in Clarens Village Nature reserve.
  • From Eddies it is only thirty minutes walk to a dam  surrounded by Mountains in the Clarens Village Nature reserve.


Please note that no pets are allowed.


Guests are welcome to smoke only outside the units. A R250 cleaning fee is charged to clean rooms that were smoked in.

Checking in and out:

Guests check in at 2pm.   Guests check out at 10am or as arranged by Booking websites.

Breakfast and meals

  • Breakfast and meals are not included in rates
  • The guest house is a few minutes’ walk from the Clarens village and town. Breakfast and meals can be enjoyed at one of many restaurants in the village/town.
  • On request breakfasts are arranged at a local restaurant


  • Guided mountain walks when the owner is home.
  • What to do list in Clarens and area
  • Assistance/help with your holiday plans
  • Twenty four hours service available on the premises
  • Uncapped Wifi with 2 Wifi boosters.
  • Tea, coffee, sugar and powder milk
  • Sunlight liquid
  • Dishcloths
  • Toilet paper, doom and toilet spray.
  • Small hand soap

Laundry and daily servicing of the units at very low affordable rates.

  • Laundry service available on the premises.
  • Daily servicing of the units. We make your bed, clean the unit, fireplace and braai and wash your dishes.   We daily supply you with clean towels and fill up the coffee, tea, sugar and powder milk.  We also supply you with toilet paper.
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